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Needless Use Of Monkeys In Research Revealed Ahead Of Int’l Primate Day, Sept. 1, ADI Pres. Tells Highlight Hollywood News

Ahead of International Primate Day on September 1st, Animal Defenders International has revealed how monkeys are needlessly being used for disease research in the US and around the world, causing untold suffering

Thousands Of Species Found In Lake Under One-Half Mile Of Antarctic Ice, Highlight Hollywood News

Overnight a study shows that a half-mile of ice isn’t enough to suffocate life. A team of scientists who drilled into one of Antarctica’s subglacial lakes last year says the lake is pretty

Breaking News: Huge Rescue Mission Launched In Peru To Save Suffering Circus Animals, ADI Pres. Confirms, Highlight Hollywood News

Animal Defenders International (ADI) is embarking on an important collaboration with Peru’s authorities including SERFOR (wildlife and environment), ATFFS (enforcement), and the Police. ADI are providing complete logistical support for the Peruvian

China’s Wanda Plans To Spend $1.2 Billion On Beverly Hills Entertainment HQ, Highlight Hollywood News

China’s Wanda Group will spend $1.2 billion to develop its Hollywood presence after it won a bid for a plot of land at 9900 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, for the HQ of

U.S. President Obama Authorizes Air Strikes In Iraq To Halt Terrorist Group ISIS’s Invasian In The North, Highlight Hollywood News

Late Thursday evening from The White House, U.S. President Barack Obama says he has authorized the U.S. military to launch targeted airstrikes if Islamic militants advance toward American personnel in northern Iraq.

Afghan Soldier Kills US Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, Wounds 15, Highlight Hollywood News

I have to admit, after September 11, 2001, we decided to invade Afghanistan, but the mission to capture and kill Bin Laden went awry, and America has been pouring trillions of dollars

Ancient Whale Fossil Found, Removed From Backyard In Southern California, Highlight Hollywood News

A search-and-rescue team pulled a rare half-ton whale fossil from a Southern California backyard Friday, a feat that the team agreed to take on as a makeshift training mission.     The

Crew Of Expedition 40 On International Space Station Captures Stunning Photo Of Italy, Highlight Hollywood News

Thankfully for us, Italy is one of the world’s most geographically easily recognizable countries thanks to its signature boot shape, which earned it the famous nickname ‘The Boot’ (or ‘Lo Stivale’ in

Facebook Goes Down Friday Morning Around 9 AM PST, Noon EST, Highlight Hollywood News

On Friday morning, the biggest social media giant, Facebook went down across the U.S.  No immediate response when Highlight Hollywood contacted the Facebook offices in Northern California, but we received texts in

A Tel Aviv Resident Tells Highlight Hollywood The State Of Israel Under Rocket Fire, The State Of Palestinians Under Hamas, Highlight Hollywood News

With Americans out of the loop, rarely informed properly, especially those who watch Fox News and hear constant propaganda about world affairs as well as domestic issues, and right-wing talk radio, simply